Welcome to Georgetown University's Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

The Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, at nearly 200 years old, offers a wide variety of doctoral, master's and certificate programs encompassing both traditional and interdisciplinary studies.  Whether you’re interested in pursuing doctoral research in Government or Neuroscience, or exploring top-ranking master’s programs such as Foreign Service or Public Policy, you are sure to find unique opportunities in our graduate community.

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News

  • Ph.D. student Andrew Marshall (G’22) awarded Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship

    Andrew T. Marshall (G’22), a Ph.D. student in Government (Comparative Government focus) is the recent recipient of a Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship. He is currently in Kenya working on his dissertation research, which examines two linguistically diverse countries in East Africa: Kenya and Tanzania. Marshall is comparing and contrasting the role of official language policies – given the more than 60 languages spoken in Kenya and the more than 120 languages spoken in Tanzania – that contribute to the ways in which each country's citizens understand and identify with their nation. (More details are available about Andrew Marshall and his doctoral research.)

  • Patrick Healey Fellows Honored at Networking Reception

    Recipients and selection committee members of the Patrick Healey Graduate Fellowship got together to celebrate the Patrick Healey Fellows, who were selected following a competitive process as the fellowship celebrates its second successful year. The program was named in honor of Georgetown University’s 28th President, Patrick Healey, the first African-American to earn a doctorate degree, and Georgetown University’s first African-American President. Click for more information about the Healey Fellowship reception.

  • Graduate School Information Session - November 6, 2018

    Come learn about Georgetown University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences' exciting master's programs on Tuesday, November 6 from 12 noon until 2:00pm in Pedro Arrupe Hall (next to Reiss / Leavey Center). Refreshments and door prizes for everyone (register at the registration table upon arrival). Representatives of the Graduate School Admissions Office will be on hand to discuss applying to Graduate School, requirements, costs, and general questions about financial aid. Graduate Program representatives will available to discuss their academic program, coursework, and other specific information. Register at: @bit.ly/GSASsignup (click for more detailed information)

  • 2nd Annual Graduate Student Career Symposium

    Graduate students from all disciplines came together for the 2nd Annual Graduate Student Career Symposium and heard heard first-hand from alumni Hoyas about life and development after grad school. Please see the program summary for more information.